The cheapest buses from Liverpool to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 25 Oct

Cheapest

£13

Average

£21

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Liverpool to Birmingham will cost around £ 21 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 13.

2nd Cheapest
03:40Liverpool3h30 07:10Birmingham
0 changes
£131One-way
05:50Liverpool3h35 09:25Birmingham
0 changes
£141One-way
11:30Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street4h45 16:15Birmingham, Coach Station
1 changes
£161One-way
23:35Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street2h55 02:30Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
£241One-way
08:00Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street2h30 10:30Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
£241One-way

Timetable Liverpool to Birmingham

Showing buses for tomorrow, Mon, 25 Oct
03:00Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street3h25 06:25Birmingham, Coach Station
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03:40Liverpool3h30 07:10Birmingham
0 changes
05:50Liverpool3h35 09:25Birmingham
0 changes
06:40Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street3h50 10:30Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
08:00Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street2h30 10:30Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
10:40Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street2h20 13:00Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
11:30Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street4h45 16:15Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
15:45Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street2h40 18:25Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
23:35Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street2h55 02:30Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes

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27 Oct
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28 Oct
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29 Oct
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£18West Midlands Railway
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£20West Midlands Railway
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£11West Midlands Railway
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12 Nov
£15West Midlands Railway
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£35West Midlands Railway
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The fastest buses from Liverpool to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 25 Oct

Fastest Journey

2 h 20 m

Average

3 h 16 m

Buses per day

9

Distance

126 km

Of the 9 buses that leave Liverpool for Birmingham every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 126 km distance in an average of 3 h 16 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 20 m .

The slowest buses will take 4 h 45 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
10:40Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street2h20 13:00Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
£241One-way
08:00Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street2h30 10:30Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
£241One-way
15:45Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street2h40 18:25Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
£241One-way
23:35Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street2h55 02:30Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
£241One-way
03:00Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street3h25 06:25Birmingham, Coach Station
1 changes
£241One-way

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Coach Information from Liverpool to Birmingham

distanceDistance78 miles (126 km)
durationAverage coach duration2 h 25 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£5 (€6)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Megabus

Coaches from Liverpool to Birmingham cover the 78 miles (126 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 25 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £4, but the average price of coach tickets is £5. Travellers depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.

Coach companies

National Express coaches between Liverpool and Birmingham

For as little as £4 you can travel by coach between Liverpool and Birmingham with National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

National Express

Looking for a cheap and hassle-free way to travel from Liverpool to Birmingham? National Express is the UK’s leading coach company that provides premium services and comfortable travel experiences on a budget. National Express connects hundreds of cities and towns throughout the country and even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol. Check National Express coach timetables and tickets available for the trip on Omio to find the best deals on coaches from Liverpool to Birmingham. When you ride with National Express, you can expect to travel 78 miles (126 km) from Liverpool to Birmingham.

All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches have seat belts and power outlets in every seat, perfect if you need to charge your phone or laptop. You can select from three ticket options for the Liverpool to Birmingham coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. If you’re looking for more flexibility on cancelling or changing your coach ticket easily, we recommend splurging on the Fully Flexible Fare option.

National Express has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by coach between Liverpool and Birmingham:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

Travel Tips

Buses from Liverpool to Birmingham
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FAQs
How much do cheap coach tickets to Birmingham from Liverpool cost?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach between Liverpool and Birmingham for the next 7 days starting from £4  one way.
What is the average price of coach tickets from Liverpool to Birmingham?
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Liverpool to Birmingham coach prices are on average £5  one way.
What is the distance from Liverpool to Birmingham via coach?
The coach distance from Liverpool to Birmingham is around 78 miles (126 km).
How long is the coach to Birmingham from Liverpool?
On average the Liverpool to Birmingham coach time is 2 h 25 min  covering the 78 miles (126 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
What station does the Liverpool to Birmingham coach leave from? Which Birmingham coach station do I come into from Liverpool?

There are a few coach stations in Liverpool to start your journey from including Liverpool, Liverpool One, Liverpool, One Bus Station, Canning Place and Liverpool, Kempston Street. In Birmingham you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13) and Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street   and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.

Where is the departure coach station in Liverpool located? Where is the arrival coach station in Birmingham located?

Passengers board their coach most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this coach station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Birmingham, Coach Station and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the coach station to the city centre in Birmingham.

What coach companies go from Liverpool to Birmingham?
Take the Liverpool to Birmingham coach with National Express or Megabus. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the route to Birmingham from Liverpool as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When is the earliest coach from Liverpool to Birmingham? When is the last coach from Liverpool to Birmingham?
The earliest coach departing from Liverpool to Birmingham leaves at 05: 50. The last coach departing from Liverpool to Birmingham leaves at 16: 15. You can find the latest Liverpool to Birmingham coach times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I purchase Liverpool to Birmingham coach tickets to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for coaches in advance to score the best deals from all possible coach companies offering this trip and save money. If you buy coach tickets to Birmingham from Liverpool within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £5 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your coach ticket from Liverpool to Birmingham a few months in advance.

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